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instant-messaging

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Use your browser for cross-platform instant messaging

If you want to keep in touch with all your friends and coworkers, you don't have to jump around from one service to another.

By March 6, 2014

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Microsoft opens instant-messaging for all comers

Any programmer now can build software to tap into Windows Live Messenger's network. Perhaps in time IM will become less fragmented and more useful.

By December 15, 2011

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BitTorrent Bleep extends its IM security to Android, Mac

If BitTorrent succeeds with its encrypted, decentralized app, it would enshroud a previously open form of messaging in a hard-to-break bubble of privacy.

By September 17, 2014

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Try these great messaging apps for Windows Phone

These popular Windows Phone messaging apps are useful (and fun) ways to keep in touch with friends.

By September 17, 2014

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6 reasons why you'll eventually want voice over LTE

CNET's Maggie Reardon discusses the short-term hurdles associated with the deployment of voice service over carriers' 4G LTE networks. In the end, the transition to an all IP-based voice network will be worth it.

By August 30, 2014

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BlackBerry product roadmap points to smartphone bonanza

A leaked document obtained by BlackBerry news site N4BB shows four smartphones targeting four categories of consumers for this year.

By August 26, 2014

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Four Android messaging apps with a little something extra

These text messaging clients making sending a text easier and much more fun.

By August 21, 2014

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​BitTorrent unwraps chat app Bleep

BitTorrent's new instant messaging program doesn't store metadata and offers end-to-end encryption.

By July 30, 2014

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Facebook Messenger users gripe and grumble in online reviews

Around 92 percent of more than 64,000 Facebook users have given the Messenger app a one-star rating on App Annie over the past month.

By August 15, 2014

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App makes a stand against China messaging ban with cute merch

The Japanese messaging app Line may be blocked in China, but it's still raking in cash from merchandise based on its cartoon characters at a huge mall in Beijing.

By August 14, 2014